Eure (river)

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Eure
File:L'Eure.jpg
The Eure
Origin Normandy
Mouth Seine
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Basin countries France
Length 229 km (142 mi)
Source elevation 240 m (790 ft)
Avg. discharge 26 m3/s (920 cu ft/s)
Basin area 5,935 square kilometres (2,292 sq mi)

The Eure, in old time Autura, is a river of Normandy in north-western France, left tributary of the Seine. It rises at Marchainville in the Orne department and joins the Seine near Pont-de-l'Arche. Two departments are named after the Eure, namely Eure and Eure-et-Loir.

Places along the river:

Its main tributaries are the Avre and the Iton.

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